Durham Notebook: Bats Lead Into Second Half

In this week's edition of Durham Notebook: The Durham lineup continues to produce in the second half, Leslie Anderson and Dane De La Rosa will represent the Bulls as AAA all-stars, and the latest transaction news.
July 5, 2012

Rays Roundup: Niemann Out with Broken Leg

In today's edition of Rays Roundup: Starter Jeff Niemann becomes the latest player to hit the disabled list after fracturing his fibula on Monday, Desmond Jennings heads to the DL after all, Elliot Johnson is swinging a hot stick and Sean Rodriguez plans to play through a muscle strain. All of that and more inside.
May 15, 2012

Rays Bullpen Saves Day After Niemann Injury

Cesar Ramos got his first career win after replacing the injured Jeff Niemann, and Ben Zobrist homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1 on Monday night. Luke Scott and Sean Rodriguez each had two RBIs for the Rays, who have won two straight after losing six of their previous seven.
May 14, 2012

Rays Roundup: Moore Struggling Out of Gate

In this edition of Rays Roundup: Rookie Matt Moore is not living up to expectations thus far, Rays fans are hoping LF Desmond Jennings is okay after leaving Sunday's game with "knee soreness", B.J. Upton moves to the two-hole in the lineup and Joe Maddon joins an exclusive club of managers.
May 7, 2012

Portland Pitcher of the Year

Summary: The San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate rarely found a consistent rotation that could be relied upon to stop the bleeding. Most of the success here came from moving parts that were transitioned in and out.
December 5, 2010

Spring Training Notebook VIII

Peoria, AZ: The Padres Triple-A team defeated the Kansas City Royals Triple-A team 7-4 before a crowd of coaches, pitchers killing time and a lowly scribe.
March 23, 2010

Jones on Padres potential contributors

San Diego Padres roving minor league infield instructor Gary Jones moved to behind the bench when Randy Ready went to the bigs. He saw the progression of Cesar Carrillo, Mike Ekstrom in relief, what he told Wade LeBlanc, thoughts on newbies Aaron Poreda, Adam Russell and Ryan Webb, and where Cesar Ramos is today.
March 16, 2010